Where did the RAM go ..
Steve.Tempest at gts.apn.com.au
Tue Jun 29 02:41:15 CDT 2010
add up the kernel cod and reserved parts of the dmesg and at that to your 125 ... does that come close to the physical?
From: Nick Lunt [mailto:nick.lunt at patech-solutions.com]
Sent: Tue 29/06/2010 5:13 PM
To: Steve Tempest
Cc: linux-poweredge at dell.com
Subject: RE: Where did the RAM go ..
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Tempest [mailto:Steve.Tempest at gts.apn.com.au]
> Sent: 29 June 2010 03:20
> To: Mark Watts; Nick Lunt
> Cc: linux-poweredge at dell.com
> Subject: RE: Where did the RAM go ..
> What result do you get when you grep dmesg...
# dmesg | grep Memory
Memory: 131958564k/135266304k available (2457k kernel code, 2253348k reserved, 1246k data, 196k init)
# grep Mem /proc/meminfo
MemTotal: 131962124 kB
MemFree: 5651632 kB
So dmesg is showing 125GB available out of 129MB.
/proc/meminfo is showing a total of 125GB.
# omreport chassis memory
Attributes : Installed Capacity
Memory Array 1 : 131072 MB
So the chassis is reporting 128GB
# free -k
total used free shared buffers cached
Mem: 131962124 128011236 3950888 0 715880 62539312
Linux is reporting 125GB both at boot and during the running of the OS.
Where has the remaining RAM gone ?
__________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus signature database 5235 (20100628) __________
The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus.
This email and any attachments are strictly confidential and subject to copyright. They may
contain privileged information. If you are not the intended recipient please delete the message
and notify the sender. You should not read, copy, use, change, alter or disclose this email or
its attachments without authorisation. The company and any related or associated companies do
not accept any liability in connection with this email and any attachments including in connection
with computer viruses, data corruption, delay, interruption, unauthorised access or unauthorised
amendment. Any views expressed in this email and any attachments do not necessarily reflect the
views of the company or the views of any of our related or associated companies.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Linux-PowerEdge